Career Lessons From Olympic Athletes

olympic athletes career lessons
olympic athletes career lessons

By Heather Huhman

With the 2012 Summer Olympics in full swing, we're fascinated by stories of individuals who have the vigor and dedication to truly excel at their passions worldwide. It's a likely story for Olympic athletes, but what about us common folk who are working to excel at our decidedly less flashy desk jobs?

Believe it or not, we can learn a lot from these larger-than-life athletes when it comes to cultivating a successful career and personal brand. Check out these three career lessons we can learn from Olympic athletes: